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    • Leah_Bracha
    • 27.12.11 | 08:12 (IST)

    There's no law in the Torah or Talmud that says anything about making women and men walk on opposite sides of the street, or any of the other ridiculous public-gender-separation crap they're trying to implement. There is no precedent for such a thing in Jewish history or halacha. They are getting this from the fanatical Islamists. What I want to know is, WHY are these allegedly Orthodox Jews trying so hard to imitate the Taliban? (If they were really Orthodox/Dati, they would follow the Torah laws "ben adam v'chavero", and they would never dream of assaulting little girls, promoting general violence, and waging war against their fellow Jews as they're doing.)

    from the article: Israeli city braces for 10,000-strong protest against exclusion of women
    First published 00:28 27.12.11 | Last updated 00:28 27.12.11
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